Zhangjiajie In AugustVisiting Zhangjiajie In August and What to do!

Last Update: 10th November 2019
What are the 6 Best Things To Do In Zhangjiajie In August?
It is very hot in Zhangjiajie in August. The rainfall is little as well. Temperature in the City of Zhangjiajie is a little higher than that in Zhangjiajie’s scenic areas. Thus, if you stay in the mountainous area, you will feel cool and comfortable. It is mostly sunny in Zhangjiajie in August, thus, it is recommended that you wear sunscreen cream, and sunglasses. Moreover, if you are planning to stay overnight on the mountain which offers hotels to stay, please be sure to bring long shirts with you as it is a little cool at night.

It is also during the summer holiday in August in Zhangjiajie. There are also many Chinese domestic tourists there. If you don’t want to feel uncomfortable in the crow, you could explore Zhangjiajie in the end August. Let’s have a quick look at the top spots in Zhangjiajie which you could discover in August.

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Composed of Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Suoxiyu Nature Reserve, Tianzi Mountain Nature Reserve, Wulingyuan Scenic Area is acclaimed “Natural Maze”, “Geological Museum”, “Kingdom of Forests”, and “Paradise for Wild Animals”.
Zhangjiajie National Forest Park could be said that it is the most popular spot in Zhangjiajie. You could explore Yuanjiajie, one of the shooting locations of Avatar, Golden Whip Stream with natural beauty to explore on foot, Yangjiajie – a newly developed area with some 200 spots in the park and Yaozi Village.

Suoxiyu Nature Reserve is famed for Ten-mile Gallery. The valley features hundreds of rocks with different appearances. If you are a keen hiker, you could explore the valley on foot. Or if you don’t like walking so long, you could take a small train. There are other spots, such as Shuirao Simen, Baizhang Valley, and Xihai and the like.
Tianzi Mountain Nature Reserve offers cable cars to the top of the mountain. In August, it could be a little cool there. Xihai is a unique stone forest with strange peaks. Crossing the peaks in the cable car is exciting. It has Kongzhong Tianyuan, Dianjiangtai, Shenbing Juhui, Nantian Gate, Helong Park and much more to explore.​

The main spots in Baofeng Lake area include Baofeng Lake and Yingwo Village. Baofeng Lake offers a great chance to enjoy the views around the lake. The two islets in the lake add more charm to the lake.
​In addition, you could appreciate the singing shows when you enjoy cruising on the boat. After the cruise, you could discover the forests on the mountain if you are interested.
Huanglong Cave has 2 underground rivers, 3 underground waterfalls, 4 underground ponds, and 13 halls. Among them, Longwu Hall, Xiangshui River, Tianzhu Street, Tianxian Waterfall and Dragon Hall are open to the public for now. In the cave, you could enjoy boating on the underground Xiangshui River for some 800 meters long.
​In the Dragon Hall, you will be amazed at stalagmites, stone flowers, stone pearls, stone corals and much more. Generally speaking, you will spend 2 – 3 hours exploring the cave along the route in the cave.
Are you interested to walk on the largest and tallest glass bridge in the world? Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon offers you a chance to experience it. There are tens of waterfalls in the canyon. It is also home to various species of vegetation and wild animals.
​In August, there are wild flowers in blossom in the canyon. The steep cliff of Thin Strip of Sky is a must-visit spot. When you walk by the cliff, you will feel that the human being is very tiny. You could also find one-of-a-kind natural phenomena. For example, trees grow on the rocks.
If you would like to experience the longest cableway for now in the world, Tianmen Mountain offers you a chance. The cableway is 7,455 meters long from the foot to the top of the mountain. When you arrive on the top of the mountain, you will find a well-preserved primitive forest.
​There are around 20 spots on the top. If you want to explore Tianmen Cave, you have to climb 999 steps from the top of the mountain. The mountain also has a winding road with 99 turns to experience. Please note, tourists are required to book the ticket for the mountain 1 day at least in advance.
Furong Old Town was the old capital of Tujia Kingdom from the Qin Dynasty (221 BC – 207BC) to Han Dynasty (202 BC – 8 AD, 25 AD – 220 AD). It is famous for the waterfall running through the town.
​The town offers an old street lined with typical Tujia buildings. Night views there are also breathtaking in August. In August, it may be a little crowded as it is during the summer holiday in China.



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